Day: October 29, 2020
A Long Triage To Air Veteran’s Day
SYNOPSIS OF A LONG TRIAGE
Forty years after the war, during a regular business day, Vietnam veteran Attorney Kerry
Sullivan’s brain hemorrhages from a Spontaneous Subdural Hematoma. Rushed to the hospital in
an ambulance, he undergoes emergency brain surgery. Experiencing a rare reaction to the anesthesia, he awakes in a state of delirium screaming about the war.
His rehabilitation and recovery included physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech
therapy for the recent surgery, which exacerbated an MTBI from the war resulting in stroke like symptoms. In addition, he participated in Narrative Therapy. A therapy which is based on writing exercises designed to help patients struggling with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
And just like that you’re sunk.
Video Cameron Kirkconnell
Little Red Rooster Opens Friday In Former Minglewood Tavern Spot!
The Garbage Plate with your choice of tots or fries, topped with crunchy fried chicken, buffalo sauce, aioli, queso, avocado mash & grilled jalapenos #LittleRedRooster#FriedChicken#GloucesterMA#OpeningFriday
The Low Rider with pork belly, onion ring, American cheese & pineapple bbq sauce
This view is always soothing
Daylight Saving Time Ends This Weekend
This weekend is not just Halloween – it is also the end of DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME.
That means when we go to bed Saturday night, October 31st we need to turn the clocks back one hour.
Daylight Saving time ends Sunday, November 1st at 2:00 AM. This means the clocks need to move backwards 1 hour, 2:00 AM will change to 1:00 AM.
A reminder from your friends at ABC Home Healthcare – This is also a good time to change the batteries in your smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors and to make sure they are in working order.
Rockport Music ~ Concert View/ Weekly Virtual Music Series
Throughout the rest of the fall and winter Rockport Music will continue producing its Concert View virtual series, showcasing new performances from some of the best classical, jazz and folk artists in the country, all filmed in stunning HD overlooking Rockport’s spectacular coastline.
To get a taste, check out some of our past Concert View concerts here.
YOU WILL BE ABLE TO VIEW THE CONCERTS ON YOUTUBE AND FACEBOOK, OR OUR WEBSITE!
This Friday at 7 PM!
Hanneke Cassel & Mike Block This Boston-based Celtic folk dynamic duo blend roots and innovation, balancing traditional Irish and Cape Breton music with imaginative covers of folk standards, fresh interpretations of classical pieces and some of their own impressive compositions. For this night, the duo mix in spritely reels and jigs with Bach, Bob Dylan and more!
More Upcoming Virtual Concerts (Fridays at 7 PM)
Nov 6- Alicia Olatuja The powerful singer fuses jazz, R&B, and world music for an intoxicating unique sound. For this concert, Olatuja interprets works from a host of songwriters including Joni Mitchell, George Benson, Imogen Heap and Tracy Chapman among others.
Nov 20- Dover Quartet* The “young American string quartet of the moment” (New Yorker) performs a program of Shostakovich and Brahms. *this is a ticketed virtual event and will not be available on social media or our website PURCHASE TICKETS HERE (only $10!)
Dec 4- Alexa Tarantino Quartet An acclaimed saxophonist and composer, Tarantino has been called “a one-woman wrecking crew…an indomitable force for expression, education, and for absolute excellence” by the great Wynton Marsalis.
Click here for more info
Special Livestream from our friends at Toronto’s Glenn Gould School!
This Friday at 8 PM (following the Hanneke Cassel & Mike Block virtual concert), enjoy a special livestream from the Royal Conservatory of Music Orchestra, featuring pianist Sae Yoon Chon performing Beethoven’s “Emperor” Concerto.
|Barry Shiffman, Artistic Director of the Rockport Chamber Music Festival, gushes about Sae Yoon Chon:|
“Sae Yoon approached this project with extraordinary positivity in the face of the vastly changed landscape of the pandemic. As we saw at Rockport Chamber Music Festival, he is a born communicator with a great intensity supported by the important listening skills of an experienced chamber player. This performance of Beethoven’s Emperor Concerto with the young musicians of The Glenn Gould School is so uplifting. This new generation shares our growing desire to get back to the stage, and gives me confidence for the future.”
Friday, October 30 :: 8 PM Stream the concert here.
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Introducing our off site Catering menu as well as Mercado items at Tonno Gloucester!
Now introducing our off site Catering menu as well as Mercado items! Perfect for planning a baby shower, birthday party, or even a simple get together, the Catering menu and Mercato items will help satisfy your party planning needs! For ordering or for further details, call us or visit our website at tonnorestaurant.com
Gloucester Crossing | Cape Ann YMCA and Halyard Apartments state of construction
Late October 2020
Compare with July 2020 here
Gloucester Smiles-1593 with their Dogs
Lobsterman Tommy Burns On Our Dock Last Year Before He Passed At 78 Years Old
Friendly Fox Creek Tavern
We love the Fox Creek Tavern in Ipswich! It’s easy to make online reservations, which I recommend as they can get pretty busy especially on the weekends. On this trip we had margherita flatbeard, Nashville chicken and Cajun Chicken with pasta. James was our server and we saw our friendly manager Cecelia working frantically behind the bar. the very relaxed, yet socially distanced, atmosphere adds to the pleasure of the visit. We’ll be back soon!
Happy Birthday to the Boss!
Special birthday shoutout to the Boss: Joey Ciaramitaro! As the article says, Joey shows the best of the city from the dock to the block! Here’s a photo that accompanied an article from Wicked Local in 2009 featuring our favorite podcaster and blogger Joey C. Eleven years since the article and he still shows the best of the city to the rest of the world. Thanks Joey and special wishes for a great day. You’ve barely aged.
Welcome Back! Sawyer Free Library to Opens to the Public on October 30
The Gloucester Lyceum and Sawyer Free Library is thrilled to announce beginning on Friday, October 30, 2020 at 10am, it will reopen the building to the public for select onsite services, many of which have been greatly missed and some that are new.
To keep its staff and patrons as safe as possible, the Library has implemented extensive preventative measures and controls, including that all staff and visitors will be required to wear masks, practice physical distancing and all public spaces have limited capacities.
The Sawyer Free Library will be openfor public service six days a week, Monday through Saturday, from 10 am to 5 pm, except for Thursday, when it is open from 12 to 7 pm. Visitors coming to the Library to borrow from the collections are requested to keep their visits to 30 minutes or less, including young people and their families…
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Backyard Growers is hiring!
Backyard Growers is seeking a full-time Program Coordinator to join our small but mighty team and manage our school and community gardens in Gloucester.
Are you (or is someone you know!) a dynamic people person with vegetable farming and/or urban agriculture experience who is passionate about connecting communities, bringing diverse populations together, and honoring different perspectives? If so, this role could be a great fit!
Check it out here, apply by 12/6/2020, and help Backyard Growers continue to connect seniors, kids, and families to the resources they need to grow their own food!